Many active, health conscious people have come to associate protein intake with weight control, increased energy, and an overall healthy lifestyle. These supposed promises of protein are something we need to reevaluate, says Dr. Garth Davis, an acclaimed surgeon and weight loss expert. In his newest book, Proteinaholic, Davis examines the health consequences of our nation’s obsession with protein. Drawing on scientific research and his hands-on patient experience, Davis points to the shocking negative health effects that protein can cause. Read an excerpt.